Manufacturer Part #
Evaluation Board For 3-Port Fast Ethernet Switch With 1 x RMII Interface
Features & Applications
Micrel Inc., is a leading manufacturer of IC solutions for the worldwide analog, Ethernet and high bandwidth markets. The Company's products include high performance analog, power, advanced mixed-signal and radio frequency semiconductors; high-speed communication, clock management, Ethernet switch and physical layer transceiver integrated circuits.
These products address a wide range of rapidly growing end markets including cellular handsets, portable and enterprise computing, enterprise and home networking, wide area and metropolitan area networks and industrial equipment. Micrel acquired Kendin Communications in June of 2001. The Ethernet product line has continued to evolve and grow with the market. Micrel's Controllers are known for robust performance, interoperability and low power. The KSZ8873 family is designed to support the GREEN requirement in today's switch systems. Advanced power management schemes include hardware and power down, software power down, and the energy detect mode that shuts down the transceiver when a port is idle.
- Port 1 & port 2 by pass mode.
- 4 queue traffic prioritization based on port, 802.1p 802.1Q VLAN tags, or differential services.
- Source address filtering.
- Internal generated RMII 50 MHz clock.
- LinkMD TDR-based cable diagnostics.
- IP Set-Top Box.
- IP Television/IP Televisionv POF.
- IP phone/video phone.
- Analog Telephone Adapter.
- Automotive infotainment.
- Industrial control.
- FTTx CPE.
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